Assessment: If there is one diplomatic move that could sink the US, it is turning against Israel …
Jewish Press: Israel’s Ambassador to the US and United Nations Gilad Erdan has accused Democratic New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of legitimizing Hamas’ “attacks against innocent civilians, as well as anti-Semitic lies,” after she called for an arms boycott on Israel.
“I will bless those who bless you,
And I will curse him who curses you;
And in you all the families of the earth shall be blessed.” Genesis 12:3
Ocasio-Cortez announced Friday that she introduced seven amendments to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), the annual budget and expenditures of the US Department of Defense, including the blocking of specific US weapons transactions to the Israeli government “over the bombing of Palestinian civilians, and media centers.”
She may be referring to the Israeli Air Force (IAF) bombing of a building housing the Associated Press’ (AP) Gaza bureau in May during Operation Guardian of the Walls, because it was serving Hamas terrorists who were developing technology to jam Israel’s Iron Dome aerial defense system.
The building that was bombed housed Hamas military intelligence offices, its research and technological development department, and technological systems that enabled terrorist attacks against Israeli citizens.
Responding to the amendment, Erdan said he “would expect a Congressperson to understand that Israel is defending its citizens against Hamas, a designated terrorist organization. Read More